May 27, 2014

Ong Namo Guru Dev Namo

This week’s podcast first posted back in April 2012, and is one of our most downloaded shows. I hope you enjoy this blast from the past my friends. Until […]

April 2, 2014

Dave Stringer Comes To Corvallis

If someone had told me back in 2009 that in 5-years I’d be writing a blog post about Dave Stringer’s kirtan concert in Corvallis I would have though […]

January 14, 2014

Kundalini Fresh Tracks

This is the first podcast to feature all new music from Kundalini artists, and there are some beautiful offerings here. I especially loved Krishna Kaur’s […]

April 3, 2012

Ong Namo Guru Dev Namo

“Ong Namo Guru Dev Namo” is the Adi Mantra. Translated “I bow to the Creative Wisdom, I bow to the Divine Teacher, it is chanted at the beginning of […]

March 6, 2012

120 Kirtan

Lately I’ve been seized by a strong desire to get fit. Maybe it’s the impending spring, but the desire to get out and move around is really strong. […]

February 14, 2012

One For Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day dear hearts! I’m off having a sweet Valentine’s day with my honey, so here is a love-filled set from the New World Kirta […]

January 24, 2012

Sat Nam

This week’s set brings you the best of the Kundalini chants I’ve listened to recently. Kundalini music is fascinating stuff, and if you want to lear […]

 
May 24, 2011

Just Breathe

“Breathe and stay in the present moment.” It’s so simple, and so difficult to do. Modern life bombards us with seductive distractions, and it […]

May 19, 2011

Sunday Satsang IV

I love the Sunday Satsang sets. I know if I cue one up on my IPod, soon I’ll be singing along. It’s better than just about anything I know to get me […]

 
March 29, 2011

The Faces Of Ma

Ma, Earth Mother, has many faces. She can be benevolent & peaceful, but some of her other faces can be powerful & frightening. I’ve chosen the cha […]

March 22, 2011

Prayers

It’s spring break here … yeeha … and it’s also time for me to take a little break. This show played about a year ago, and since I&#8217 […]

February 15, 2011

The Love Train!

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day, and so this week’s set was inspired by Love.  There’s the “Radhe Suite” which tells the love story […]

 
November 2, 2010

Kirtan For Election Night

Probably like most of you, I’m constantly struggling with my need to be informed and my desire to stay positive.  A balance has been especially hard to a […]

 
August 25, 2010

Resistance Is Futile

If there’s anything I’ve realized from my time listening to kirtan it’s that I can always count on it.  No matter my mood, if I listen to som […]

 
July 13, 2010

Spirit Fest!

This week I have a very happy announcement–the podcast has been picked up by Spirit Voyage radio, a wonderful internet radio station designed for those of […]

 
June 23, 2010

Simple Gifts

Often the simplest gifts are the most moving.  Several weeks ago, Spirit Voyage’s free Friday download gave me a gift in the form of a beautiful kirtan l […]

June 15, 2010

Kirtan With Shantala

Kirtan with Shantala is always magical.  Heather’s angelic voice & guitar teamed with Benjy’s virtuoso esraj & spine-chilling vocals is an […]

 
April 27, 2010

Prayers

In kirtan I think there are subtle distinctions between prayers, invocations and mantras — but I was in a praying mood this week, and these were the chant […]

 
February 2, 2010

Wahe Guru

This week I thought I’d feature chants from the rich world of  Sikh kirtan music.  It was hard to pick just a few songs for the set, especially when lis […]

 
August 19, 2009

Sinking Into The Presence

I don’t know about you, but I’m a God-a-phobic.  I was raised a strict Catholic, and in that worldview God isn’t someone you could ever think […]

 
May 20, 2009

The Breath Of Lakshmi

Spring is bustin’ out all over in Oregon, and it is a glorious time to be alive and out of doors.  The set this week has a new song by Guruganesha Singh […]

 
April 28, 2009

Creative Juice

The weather here in Oregon has been changeable, which is typical for spring.  But the creative juices are flowing, due in part to an improv acting class I&#821 […]

 
April 21, 2009

Live Kirtan Rocks Big Time

Oh my.  I’ve never been to a concert like this one.  No applause.  Meditation between songs.  Musicians totally accessible.  The loving community cre […]